No. 63
Downing Street
3rd September 1865
Sir
I have received your Despatch No. 77 of the 3rd of June and have learned with much regret the intelligence of the death of Mr. Ogilvy, the Collector of Customs at Bella Coola.
I trust that it may be found possible to arrest the murderer in order that he may be dealt withaccordingManuscript image according to Law.
I have the honor to be
Sir,
Your most obedient
humble servant
Edward Cardwell

People in this document

Cardwell, Edward

Ogilvy, John D. B.

Seymour, Frederick

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Bella Coola

Cardwell, Edward to Seymour, Frederick 3 September 1865, NAC RG7:G8C/12, 277. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. James Hendrickson and the Colonial Despatches project. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria. https://bcgenesis.uvic.ca/B657063.html.

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